1 Dead in Lubbock Auto Accident near Wolfforth
LUBBOCK, TX (February 1, 2023) – Tuesday morning, an 18-year-old student died in a rollover crash near Wolfforth.
The incident happened at about 9:30 a.m. near Wolfforth, around 12 miles Southwest of Lubbock.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, an 18-year-old driver lost control of the vehicle. Then, it hit a slick patch on an overpass, leading the vehicle to overturn.
Afterward, responders took the driver to Covenant Hospital in Lubbock for treatment.
Meanwhile, the passenger succumbed to injuries at the scene. Officers described the victim as an 18-year-old student from the Ropes Independent School District.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after a Tragic Crash in Lubbock
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the most beneficial step toward recovery.
Filing a wrongful death claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a similar auto accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. With our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.